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EP Rinkside 3 Stars: Santa brought it early

I couldn't really find anywhere to put it in the rankings this week but the video of the Colorado Avalanche broadcaster drinking his partner's tobacco spit was insanely funny and stomach-turning. Jackass-level stuff.

I don't know why one broadcaster would be packing a lip during a broadcast, but that's kinda beside the point. I just want to give a hearty salute to this nasty guy and his poor friend who drank it. You just don't get this kind of entertainment enough in the sport.

Let's go:

3. Going, "Wow, are they really gonna do it?"

A couple weeks ago, the Arizona Coyotes lost four games in a row, running their record to 13-13-2, and giving me a little bit of the "okay, it's Regression Time!" feeling that you so often get with teams you know aren't that good but got out to a hot start.

But now

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